CORTEZ FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT EMPLOYMENT ANNOUNCEMENT
POSITION: FULL-TIME FIREFIGHTER/EMT STATUS: FULL-TIME
PAY RANGE: $37,752.00 plus a generous benefit package
APPLICATION PERIOD OPEN: February 14, 2020
APPLICATION PERIOD CLOSES: February 28, 2020: 17:00
TESTING PROCESS: March 13, 2020: 18:00/ Written exam
March 14, 2020: 09:00/ Physical Ability and Interview (s)
FIRST DAY OF EMPLOYMENT: April 15, 2020
Under general supervision, performs a variety of duties to suppress structural and non-structural fires, and respond to Emergency Medical and Hazardous Material incidents throughout the Cortez Fire Protection District.
The Full-time Firefighter must live within 60 miles of the Cortez Fire District Station-1, 31 N. Washington St., Cortez, CO 81321 within 90 days of hire.
EDUCATION, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE: * High school diploma or GED
* IFSAC, PRO-Board Firefighter I Certification (preferably Colorado)
* IFSAC, PRO-Board Hazardous Materials Operations (preferably Colorado)
* Emergency Medical Technician (NREMT or Colorado)
All applicants must submit a completed district application to the Administrative Office: Applications can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org - mailed to or dropped off at the CFPD Administration Office, 31 N. Washington Street Cortez, CO. 81321.
Applications can be downloaded at www.cortezfire.com - Questions, please call 970-565-3157, M-F, 8-5
MEDICAL AND FITNESS REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants offered employment must successfully complete a District medical evaluation in accordance with District policy, drug/alcohol test*, essential functions test, reference and background investigations.
*As the Cortez Fire Protection District applies for and receives Federal Funding through grant programs, it also conforms to Federal Drug Restriction Policies to include the prohibited use of marijuana and or similar products.
Location/Region: Cortez, CO (81321)